Ray Burton

Ray writes mostly in-depth analytical pieces covering a range of sports from a more statistical perspective drawing his inspiration from the fanalytics movement. Ray is a fan of all sports, but mostly the NFL (Dolphins), Premier League (Man Utd), MLB (Mariners), NHL (Ducks), NBA (Heat) and NRL (Warriors) and motorsports. Usually to be found in front of the TV or in a stadium somewhere cheering on one of his teams. Never short of an opinion Ray is always ready to talk sports and is a co-founder of Lazy Fan Sports.

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NHL Playoffs Conference Finals Preview

The NHL playoffs always turn up surprises, grudge matches and amazing hockey. Never has that been truer than this year. Now that the lineup is set for the finals we take a look at the...

Winnipeg Jets Upset Predators, Face Knights

The Winnipeg Jets pulled off one of the biggest series upsets in years as they beat the Nashville Predators 5-1 in game 7 Thursday night. Facing the best team in the league, Winnipeg came out...

Miami Approves F1 Race From 2019

After many weeks of speculation, Miami has been confirmed as a future stop in the F1 calendar, possibly as early as 2019. The street race is expected to be focused around the Harbour area, going...

Capitals Beat Penguins, On To Conference Finals

After what seems like years of epic battles between the two, the Washington Capitals have beaten the Pittsburgh Penguins in game 6 to advance to the Western Conference finals. Despite their reputation as one of the...

Mariners Paxton Throws No Hitter

For the second time in a week, James Paxton flirted with history. After striking out 16 batters in his last start, this time Paxton threw a no-hitter. The Canada native returned to face the team who...

Cavaliers complete Sweep, Eliminate Raptors

After a difficult season, the Cleveland Cavaliers are heading back to the Eastern Conference finals after a brutal destruction of the Toronto Raptors. This season has been placed squarely on the shoulders of LeBron James since...

First Regular Season Baseball Game For London

Major League Baseball has officially announced that the Red Sox and Yankees will play a two games series in London in 2019. In a widely anticipated announcement, MLB has confirmed it will play it's first ever...

Palace Comeback Relegates Stoke City

Stoke City face their first season outside the Premier League for 10 years after 2-1 defeat at home to Crystal Palace. After a first sixty minutes that seemed to be heading there way, Stoke City finally...

Dolphins Claim Former Jets QB Bryce Petty

Former NY Jets quarterback Bryce Petty has a new home with division rivals Miami Dolphins. After failing to land a quarterback in the draft, Miami added a fourth quarterback to their roster via the waiver wire. The...

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